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LATEST NEWS FROM VSS

1 April 2020

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Cardiology Update re services during COVID-19

by VSS
Please click on this link and print out for your clinic to be used as a guide to how best provide safe referral cardiology care to your clients and their pets during these challenging times. We hope you are all healthy and are as safe as possible during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Cardiology S...

30 March 2020

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Cat tested positive for SARs-CoV-2 in Belgium

by Rachel Korman
On 27/3/2020 a pet cat in Belgium was reported to have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2. The cat was owned by a COVID-19 infected person and reported to have clinical signs of vomiting, diarrhoea and respiratory signs. The owner submitted vomit and faeces samples to The Faculty of Veterinary Medici...

26 March 2020

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COVID-19 Border Crossing Update: Federal Minister David Littleproud announces "Veterinarians are classified as Essential Services"

by VSS
Veterinarians are classified as essential services and will be able to cross state borders and continue working under shutdowns currently in operation in Australia, the agriculture minister David Littleproud has said. The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) and the RSPCA have lobbied the ...

25 March 2020

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Update on border crossing between between Queensland and New South Wales with relation to animal care

by VSS

To our valued clients and colleagues, The Queensland Government today announced changes to border control between Queensland and adjacent states and territories.  The border will be closed to non essential travel however there are a number of exemptions which include work, compassionate a...

24 March 2020

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Companion Animals and COVID-19

by VSS
Australian Veterinary Association President Dr Julia Crawford released a video message on 21 March 2020 regarding the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic for Australian pet owners and veterinarians. Dr Crawford has provided much needed up to date information, guidance and above all assuranc...